Visit England ( www.visitengland.org ) has named Chatsworth as the fastest growing attraction in 2010. As the overall level of number of visitors to UK attractions has fallen a little, Chatsworth has increased 9.7%!
Chatsworth is the home of the Duke of Devonshire and boasts one of the country’s finest stately homes, an incredible park covering 1.000 acres – plus loads of regular and one-off events. Visitors enjoy many regular attractions, such as:
- Chatsworth House
- Adventure playground
- Award winning Farm shop,
Other attractions include the annual Southeby’s “Beyond Limits” sculpture auction/exhibition where top internation artists’ work is placed around the park and gardens.
Did you know?
- Chatsworth won Gold in the Enjoy England Awards for Excellence 2011 ‘Large Visitor Attraction’ category organised by Visit England, the national tourism body.
- Chatsworth is a member of the Treasure Houses of England, 10 of the most magnificent palaces, stately homes and castles in England.
- Chatsworth is 16 miles from the MI, 10 miles east of Chesterfield, and 8 miles north of Matlock, in the heart of Derbyshire’s Peak District National Park and is well served by transport links throughout the UK.